About Us

Sandi Baltes

Executive Director

Sandi was a teacher and an administrator in the La Habra City School District for 25 years. Prior to her retirement in 2010, Sandi was the principal of Las Positas Elementary School for 12 years. Sandi currently serves as a trustee on the La Habra City School Distinct School Board, a member of the La Habra Chamber of Commerce Executive Board, a member of the Executive Board for La Habra Advance to College and a member of the Executive Board for Friends of Family Health Care Clinic. She also serves on the St. Jude Hospital Community Benefits Committee, and on the Advisory Board of Help for Brain Injured Children.

Barry Ross


Barry is Vice President, Healthy Communities at St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton California. He is currently serving as Chair, Alliance for a Healthy Orange County, Chair, St. Jude Neighborhood Health Centers Board of Directors, Board Member Fullerton Collaborative and serves on the Advisory Boards of Pathways of Hope, the Gary Center, UCI Program in Public Health and CSUF Program in Public Health. He is a recipient of the St. Joseph Health System Values in Action Award for Justice; the Dayle McIntosh Center Apple of the Eye Award; and received a Special Commendation from the City of Fullerton for Community Service.


Secretary: Carrie Surich
Treasurer: Elaine Friesen
Michael Villaire
Marie Brown
Jason Cecil
Pam Austin
Mark Chavez
Leo Garcia
Cindy Krueger
Isabel Thomas


Tracy Bryars
Scott Miller
Dave De Leon
Bookkeeping: Martha Lester
Marketing: Mitchel Gusman



Pizza Rev
Ray Fernandez
Live Fit Wellness Center
Northgate Markets
Central Drugs
Fullerton Joint High School District
IHA/Family resource Center
St. Jude Medical Center

Group MembersĀ 

Friends of Family Health Center
The Gary Center
Boys and Girls Club
La Habra City
La Habra Youth Employment
Casa Youth Shelter
Crossroads Church
Rosie's Garage
La Habra Life Center
TNSM consulting
Women's Transitional Living Center


Joyce Brooks
Maria Matza
Tom Beamish
Kent Roberts
Elaine Friesen
Carrie Surich
Martha Lester
Blanca Perry
Martha Schultz
Ann Marie Janicki
Nancy Bird
Estrella Mijares
Tim Shaw
Marie Brown
Cindy Krueger
Rebecca French
Collins Trim Shop
Vicky Taylor
Mark Wyant
Christine Latham